Planning, Appraisal and Delivery of Infrastructure Mega Projects 1: Decision-making Beyond the Iron Triangle
Series: The Omega Series
This book seeks to establish more clearly the generic parameters of a successful mega infrastructure project, on the premise that mega infrastructure projects that are completed on time, within budget and to specification can also be built in the wrong place, at the wrong time, and have impacts...
To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge
Demystifying and resolving misconceptions that surround the building of forensic laboratories, this volume provides a single comprehensive forensic science laboratory planning resource for architects, lab planners, engineers, crime lab managers, and all those involved in decision-making regarding...
To Be Published February 24th 2015 by CRC Press
Policies, pedagogies and partnerships
The interaction between schools and young people, and the overall experience of attending school can provide a unique opportunity for health education which can be sustained and reinforced over time. This book explores the health-education interface and the complex nexus of discourses, principles...
To Be Published January 31st 2015 by Routledge
Crime and Terrorism in Latin America and Implications for U.S. Security
To Be Published January 14th 2015 by CRC Press
Understanding the Politics and Economics of the Republic of Korea (ROK) and the Democratic Peoples' Republic of Korea (DPRK)
As the locus of Great Power rivalry in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, the battleground for the first ‘hot’ conflict of the early Cold War, and—in the case of the contemporary challenge of a nuclear North Korea—one of the most potentially destabilizing threats to regional security,...
To Be Published November 30th 2014 by Routledge
Surveillance in Europe is an accessible, definitive and comprehensive overview of the rapidly growing multi-disciplinary field of surveillance studies in Europe. Written by experts in the field, including leading scholars, the Companion’s clear and up to date style will appeal to a wide range of...
To Be Published October 30th 2014 by Routledge
With the ever-increasing clamour for graduating students to be "job ready", there has been a drift towards an emphasis on the vocational aspects of higher education and the original aims and intentions of liberal learning are in danger of being forgotten. At its core, a liberal education is...
To Be Published September 29th 2014 by Routledge
This volume explores questions about hope, optimism and the possibilities of the ‘new’ as expressed in educational thinking on the nature and problem of adolescence. One focus is on the interwar years in Australian education, and the proliferation of educational reports and programs directed to...
To Be Published September 28th 2014 by Routledge
Currently a great deal of public discourse around health is on the assumed relationship between childhood inactivity, young people’s diets, and a putative steep rise in obesity. Children and young people are increasingly being identified as a population at ‘risk’ in relation to these health...
To Be Published September 9th 2014 by Routledge
Geographies of Knowledge, Geometries of Power: Framing the Future of Higher Education
Series: World Yearbook of Education
This volume examines higher education in globalized conditions through a focus on the spatial, historic and economic relations of power in which it is embedded. Distinct geometries of power are emerging as the knowledge production capability of universities is increasingly globalized. Changes in...
To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge